Essays about: "European"

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  1. 1. The Swedish policy framework for Forest Ecosystem Services : a study of integration of objectives, policy instruments and local actor’s knowledge about policies and policy objectives

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Karolina Tanse; [2021]
    Keywords : energy; climate; forest; nature conservation; policy analysis; policy implementation; policy perception; stakeholders; beslutsfattande; policyimplementering; policyintegrering; skogliga ekosystemtjänster; Sverige;

    Abstract : Paper 1 There is a trend towards intensification of forest use in many European countries, fuelled by an increased demand for forest products and services, driven by the global population, income growth and an increasing per capita consumption of forest products and forest ecosystem services, and politically promoted by a shift towards a bio-based economy. Based on the assumption that decisions on forest management relate to synergies—e. READ MORE

  2. 2. No Place like Home: Work from Home Ability and the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Asset Prices Across European Countries

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Valentin Brase; Niklas Hoborn; [2021]
    Keywords : Asset Pricing; Social Distancing; Work from Home; COVID-19; European Stock Markets;

    Abstract : Social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic has given rise to Work from Home (WfH). This paper explains why the WfH-ability of firms could entail a return differential between industries with high and low WfH-abilities (WfH-differential). READ MORE

  3. 3. What’s the Problem with Sex Trafficking? : A case study on the European Union’s Policy and Legal Framework

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Carina Bach; [2021]
    Keywords : WPR; Policy; European Union; Sex trafficking; Governmentality; Intersectionality;

    Abstract : This study questions the way sex trafficking is constructed by the EU in their public policy exploring what potential implications exist by the way sex trafficking is problematised. Hence, the objective of this study is to understand how the EU constructs the problem of sex trafficking in their policies, and how this can lead to further policy implications for eradicating sex trafficking. READ MORE

  4. 4. "Using a hammer to kill a fly": The Impact of COVID-19 on Firm Performance in Europe

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Carl Magnusson; Nahom Ogbazion; [2021]
    Keywords : COVID-19; firm performance; lockdown; cases; instrumental variable;

    Abstract : This study aims to to evaluate whether firm performance is impacted by countries' choice of lockdown policy and the number of reported COVID-19 cases. We design a quantitative study using the instrumental variable (IV) approach to examine the relationship between lockdown measures and number of reported COVID-19 cases and the subsequent impact on firm performance, in a European setting. READ MORE

  5. 5. EUROPE 2020: TOWARDS A NEOLIBERAL GOVERNMENTALITY? Neoliberal Dreams and Diffractive Awakenings

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Georgios Eleftherios Vordos; [2020-12-28]
    Keywords : Europe 2020; neoliberalism; biopolitics; diffraction; critical frame analysis; governmentality; European Union; inclusive growth;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this thesis is to examine whether the Europe 2020 strategy is of neoliberal nature and aims to adjust every aspect of life to be market-conforming.Furthermore, it examines if the target for an inclusive growth was achieved and whoended up benefitted from it. READ MORE